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Yankees Bring In Lynn; Trade Warren To Seattle

(Lance Lynn)

Yankees General Manager Brian Cashman made his third big pitching acquisition of the week, as they acquired RHP Lance Lynn and cash considerations from Minnesota in exchange for INF Tyler Austin and RHP Luis Rijo on Monday night.

This comes in addition to adding Zach Britton to an already impressive bullpen and J.A. Happ to the rotation.

The Yankees starting rotation now has something it has been searching for all year: depth.

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Happ-y Day For Yankees, Who Get Top Lefty Out Of Toronto

For the second time in as many days, the Yankees acquired a top left-handed pitcher.

On Tuesday, it was reliever Zach Britton, who came from the Baltimore Orioles to bolster an already elite bullpen.

On Thursday, the Yankees struck again, as they got top starter J.A. Happ out of the Toronto Blue Jays for infielder Brandon Drury and outfield prospect Billy McKinney.

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Yankees Acquire Top Reliever Zach Britton

Late Tuesday night, the Yankees made a major move to bolster their bullpen as they acquired lef-hander Zach Britton from the Baltimore Orioles in exchange for RHP Dillon Tate, RHP Cody Carroll and LHP Josh Rogers.

Britton is one of the top closers in baseball, as he has racked up 139 career saves since he started his career with Baltimore in 2011.

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